Interview with Model, Actress & Producer Annabella Gutman (@AnnabelleGutman) on #TheSashaMarinaShow
Annabella Gutman was born in Israel to a beautiful loving family. Her father is Czech and Polish and her mother is originally from Brazil. When she was 4 years old, her parents decided to enroll her in ballet classes and began to encourage her to participate in sporting activities. At an early age, she grew to appreciate the challenges and the opportunities for personal development that one finds when engaging in organized competition.
She began modeling at the age of 12. She enjoyed doing fashion shows, television commercials and musical performances at weddings and Bat/Bar Miztvahs with her older sister, Iris. As her experience grew, so did her desire to go further.
After graduating high school, Annabella moved to New York to pursue her modeling career. She was able to broaden her horizon and traveled worldwide as a fashion model for Calvin Klein and other big fashion designers.
Eventually, she became interested in film. Her interest grew into a desire to learn and she studied Motion Pictures & Television at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Once she moved to Los Angeles, Annabella became more serious about acting and producing. As a student at The Edgemar Center for the Arts in Santa Monica, she continued to develop her talents and knowledge.
Annabella continues to book roles for films, television shows and commercials. She has produced a few short films as well as some features. Her role models are Madonna, Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg. She also volunteers her time, energy and resources on a regular basis to support non-profit organizations such as Red Cross, Make-A-Wish Foundation, World Peace One and groups that help animals in need.
With her passion and drive for entertainment and films, Annabella is consistently moving forward. Though the journey has already been rewarding, her desire to continuously improve, grow and contribute keeps her ready for the next step. Her fun spirit, good heart and outgoing personality set people at ease and make her a joy to work with.